Materials on the web

Museum collection online

Search the museum collections online from Finnish archive services We have uploaded about 115 painting by Akseli Gallen-Kallela to as high-resolution images with a CC BY 4.0 licence. CC BY 4.0 licence means that the images can be used freely, also for commercial purposes, but the Gallen-Kallela Museum, the details of the work and the name of the photographer need to be mentioned. You can find the collection from this link.

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Taideavain (Art Key) is an app for adding note points to images of artworks for a detailed and precise description of details. Study the works and share your thoughts.

The Akseli Gallen-Kallela collection of photographs on Flickr Commons

The Akseli Gallen-Kallela collection of photographs is on Flickr Commons. The images are published without limitation on their use.

Akseli Gallen-Kallela: The Great Kalevala, poem I, verses 104- . Photo: GKM / Jukka Paavola


Akseli Gallen-Kallela artworks on Wikimedia Commons

Works of art by Akseli Gallen-Kallela from the museum collection have been published on Wikimedia Commons. The artworks are published with public domain license so they are free to use.

Akseli Gallen-Kallela’s Lifespan and Timeline

Akseli Gallen-Kallela’s and Carl Dørnberger’s correspondence

Akseli Gallen-Kallela’s and Carl Dørnberger’s correspondence has been published on the HERE.

Life on Facebook 100 years ago

Akseli Gallen-Kallela and his colleague Pekka Halonen celebrated their 150th birthdays in 2015 with profiles on Facebook, where they live their lives a century ago. Gallen-Kallela’s Facebook has been active even afterwards. In late 2017 also Mary Gallén joined Facebook. Take a look at their lives a century ago, on Facebook.

Akseli’s page 

Mary’s page

Pekka’s page